BRAND NAME(S): Amoxil. USES: Amoxicillin is a penicillin-type antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (e.g., common cold, flu).
In this regard, what is AMOX CLAV 875 mg used for?
Augmentin (amoxicillin/clavulanate) is a combination antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections including sinusitis, pneumonia, ear infections, bronchitis, urinary tract infections, and infections of the skin. Common side effects of Augmentin include: Nausea. Vomiting.
Is AMOX CLAV good for sinus infection?
Augmentin is the brand name of a combination antibiotic drug containing amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium. It's used to treat bacterial infections in your airways, such as a sinus infection or pneumonia. Clavulanate is a chemical that helps antibiotics overcome some bacteria's antibiotic resistance.